This appears in the March 25 editions of Spotlight News.
Dweezil Zappa continues to carry his father’s torch
Zappa Plays Zappa returns to Albany, when it takes to the stage at The Egg, Tuesday, April 7.
The South Colonie Central School District projects its 2015-16 budget to fall around $96.1 million, an increase of less than 1 percent from the previous school year.
High school senior conducts research looking into preventing disease
Like other 17-year-old high school seniors, Muhammad Ali is contemplating internships and college plans. But what sets Ali apart from his fellow students is his groundbreaking research in Alzheimer’s disease.
From Etsy to Delmar, catwalk look is not expensive
Congratulations, we have officially made it to spring. How will you be celebrating after this long winter?
Shaker looks to remain on top of the heap, while Colonie wants to move up
Two girls lacrosse teams in the town have different sets of goals.
Owner of motels agrees to tear down buildings for all fines excused
Skylane and Blu-Bell owner Alex Patel agreed to demolish the two motels after hundreds of violations were found over one year ago.
This editorial appears in the March 25 editions of Spotlight News;.
Newest “Calvin and Hobbes” book lends insight into why artist Bill Watterson stopped the popular comic strip
The artistic form of the comic strip has existed for some time, dating back to medieval tapestries that depicted sequential pictures. Newspapers started running the humorous and satirical printed strips in America around the end of the 19th century.
County lawmakers provide emergency funding to address poor foundation conditions
As the Shaker Heritage Society celebrates the centennial anniversary of the 1915 Barn Complex, the historic site is preparing to undergo some much-needed repairs and renovations.
Grocery chain gives $10,000 in food for hunger-relief campaign
Hannaford Supermarkets donated 731 cases of food to the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York and the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley last week.
This appears in the March 18 editions of Spotlight News.
Reality television is not real
She had just completed her final weigh in at our most recent challenge and wasn’t happy with losing almost 20 pounds in 8 weeks. When I asked my client what she thought she’d lose, she said, “At least fifty.”
Second regional dome is another step closer to being built
Final steps are underway for the new Afrim Sports soccer complex to be built in Colonie after concept acceptance from the Planning Board.
Iranian journalist Nazila Fathi speaks on politics of the world at Siena College
Iranian journalist Nazila Fathi left Siena College students and area residents with one main message—in order to change a society, look to the women.
Usher in spring by bringing color into your accessories
Say goodbye to Old Man Winter. It’s time to break out of the dark and come to the light.
Distrcit anticipates tax levy of 1.98 percent, budget gap unknown
Despite having no state aid numbers, South Colonie Central School District anticipates a 3 percent increase in its instructional budget.
Oscar nominated actor Chazz Palminteri talks about life, upcoming show at Proctors
It all started with a conversation between an old man and a bouncer outside the door of an exclusive club.
This editorial appears in the March 18 editions of Spotlight News.
Siena College officially opens new science center
Siena College celebrated the end of its new high-tech science center’s first semester debut with a dedication ceremony.